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How much does a Electrical Engineer make?

Updated Nov. 30, 2021
$80,573 /yr
Average Base Pay

479 salaries

$53K

Low

$81K

Average

$123K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Electrical Engineer is $80,573 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 479 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrical Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Electrical Engineer$80,573 /yr
L3
Senior Electrical Engineer$122,011 /yr
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Assistant Electrical Engineer

$79,196

per year

Electrical Design Engineer

$72,563

per year

Fresher Electrical Engineer

$79,024

per year

Entry Electrical Engineer

$79,024

per year

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Amec Foster Wheeler
3.4

Amec Foster Wheeler

Electrical Engineer

$109,489

 /yr
Range: $60K - $165K
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$60K

$165K

$59,855 - $164,725 Range

SNC-Lavalin
3.7

SNC-Lavalin

Electrical Engineer

$93,407

 /yr
Range: $60K - $122K

$60K

$122K

$60,126 - $122,244 Range

Hatch
4.1

Hatch

Electrical Engineer

$78,029

 /yr
Range: $68K - $86K

$68K

$86K

$67,601 - $86,360 Range

ABB
3.9

ABB

Electrical Engineer

$83,515

 /yr
Range: $66K - $113K

$66K

$113K

$65,890 - $112,845 Range

Wood
3.7

Wood

Electrical Engineer

$86,757

 /yr
Range: $64K - $165K

$64K

$165K

$64,088 - $164,725 Range

ATCO Ltd.
3.6

ATCO Ltd.

Electrical Engineer

$103,085

 /yr
Range: $97K - $123K

$97K

$123K

$97,498 - $122,885 Range

Stantec
3.8

Stantec

Electrical Engineer

$82,577

 /yr
Range: $60K - $108K

$60K

$108K

$60,283 - $108,251 Range

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Suncor
3.7

Suncor

Electrical Engineer

$107,188

 /yr
Range: $73K - $123K

$73K

$123K

$73,176 - $123,159 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Electrical Engineer

$78,166

 /yr
Range: $34K - $85K

$34K

$85K

$33,813 - $85,179 Range

Hydro One
3.9

Hydro One

Electrical Engineer

$86,727

 /yr
Range: $57K - $135K

$57K

$135K

$56,691 - $135,390 Range

Worley
3.5

Worley

Electrical Engineer

$89,148

 /yr
Range: $67K - $129K

$67K

$129K

$67,181 - $128,732 Range

BC Hydro
3.7

BC Hydro

Electrical Engineer

$83,863

 /yr
Range: $60K - $838K

$60K

$838K

$60,126 - $838,401 Range

Bombardier
3.5

Bombardier

Electrical Engineer

$71,381

 /yr
Range: $63K - $74K

$63K

$74K

$62,908 - $74,050 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Electrical Engineer - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $14 - $43

$14

$43

$14 - $43 Range

MCW Group
3.5

MCW Group

Electrical Engineer

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $54K - $67K

$54K

$67K

$54,420 - $67,013 Range

Kiewit Corporation
3.7

Kiewit Corporation

Electrical Engineer

$72,953

 /yr
Range: $44K - $84K

$44K

$84K

$43,927 - $84,050 Range

CAE
3.7

CAE

Electrical Engineer

$84,115

 /yr
Range: $74K - $100K

$74K

$100K

$74,229 - $100,140 Range

Hydro One
3.9

Hydro One

Electrical Engineer - Intern

$64,312

 /yr
Range: $45K - $76K

$45K

$76K

$45,144 - $75,540 Range

HH Angus
3.4

HH Angus

Electrical Engineer

$75,731

 /yr
Range: $61K - $89K

$61K

$89K

$61,388 - $89,238 Range

Scentroid

Electrical Engineer

$38,309

 /yr
Range: $34K - $43K

$34K

$43K

$34,300 - $42,842 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrical Engineer salaries

The national average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $80,573 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Electrical Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 479 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrical Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Canada is $123,115 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Canada is $52,731 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent electrical engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$87,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Calgary Area area reported making $87,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$74,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$2,000
monthly
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $2,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$80,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$62,624
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $62,624 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Self-Employed
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$1,000
monthly
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $1,000 per month
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer in the Thunder Bay Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Thunder Bay Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$27
hourly
An Electrical Engineering Student in the St. John's Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
St. John's Area area
Intern
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
An Electrical Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public